Blood, Milk, Ink, Gold
Abundance and Excess in the French Renaissance annotated edition
By (author) Rebecca Zorach
Blood, Milk, Ink, Gold by Rebecca Zorach
Book DescriptionFrom marvelous works by Francois Clouct to Benvenuto Cellini's golden saltcellar fashioned for Francis I, Blood, Milk, Ink, Gold covers an astounding range of subjects with precision and panache, producing the most lucid, well-rounded portrait of French Renaissance art and culture to date.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780226989372
(259mm x 188mm x 30mm)
Imprint: University of Chicago Press
Publisher: The University of Chicago Press
Publish Date: 17-Feb-2006
Country of Publication: United States
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Author Biography - Rebecca Zorach
Rebecca Zorach is assistant professor of art history at the University of Chicago. She is coeditor of Embodied Utopias.
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